Print Page   |   Report Abuse
News & Press
Filter news by category:

Read about recent events, essential information and the latest community news.

Displaying page 3 of 4
1  |  2  |  3  |  4

SARS operational & eFiling questions
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Supporting documents for corporate rule transactions and the dividend tax exemption »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We please require some guidance on the following, if you can please assist. 1.  ...
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Remedies where vendor backdates a VAT registration »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Our client voluntarily registered for VAT in August but made the date liable for 1st of Feb...
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Registering as a tax practitioner where you only do your employer’s tax returns »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: If I am employed by a company, would I still be able to handle the PAYE and related issues...
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obtaining a tax clearance certificate where there is an instalment payment agreement with SARS »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Is there a method to get tax clearance certificate if there is a deferred payment arrangem...
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Information needed by SARS to confirm a registered representative »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We have a client overseas that needs to go and see SARS. Obviously he can't, because he is...
09 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Does SARS allow minors to register for income tax? »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A client passed away and his money and some assets must be transferred to a trust for his...
03 December 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Remedies where SARS claims you have earned income which you have not actually earned »
Author: SAIT Technical Q:  A client received an original assessment dated 31.01.2012, which was objected to 08.02....
27 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Answers to Twitter questions »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Is there a general problem with the efiling website at present? A:  The efiling websi...
25 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Remission of fixed amount penalty for the non-submission of a return »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: An employee of a client of mine is in trouble with SARS. He has a whole load of penalties f...
14 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Getting SARS to unfreeze a bank account »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We submitted a return for a client, who then received a refund from SARS and then 3 days la...
14 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can a tax practitioner or a non-executive director be a representative taxpayer? »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: Can a tax practitioner or a non-executive director be a representative taxpayer for a comp...
14 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Clarity on a corporate income tax audit »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: What does a CIT assurance audit entail? How long does it take? How do you get selected? A...
13 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Is it possible to have one tax practitioner efiling profile for two tax practitioners? »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: My employer is a partnership, and the two partners have each their own tax practitioner num...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Procedure for escalating a matter to the SARS tax board »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: What are the practical steps of engaging and submitting a case to the Tax Board? A: SARS...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to apply to SARS for a suspension of payment »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I can't find any guides or forms regarding the suspension of payment. Does one submit a le...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do tax practitioners have to submit power of attorneys via efiling? »
Author: SAIT Technical Do tax practitioners have to submit power of attorneys via efiling?  Q: There has been...
10 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The purpose of ‘rights groups’ on efiling in the light of the new merge function »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: SARS implemented this "MERGE” thing on e-filing now, we as a Tax practitioner company have...
06 November 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Documentary proof to satisfy SARS of inter-company loan accounts and complaints against unreasonable »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: 1. what documentation would suffice to give to SARS for a VAT audit on amounts received on...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Whether EMP501s reconciliations needed to be submitted before the year 2010 »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I have been trying to apply for a tax clearance certificate from SARS and have been declin...
29 October 2014   (1 Comment - view/add)
Registration for PAYE via eFiling »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I need to register my client for PAYE and want to make sure the correct method for registra...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The new IT12T trust tax return – How to fill in the maturity date of a loan in a trust »
Author: SAIT Technical Q : I have a technical question to pose regarding the new trust tax returns.  If there is...
29 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When the Foreign Tax Withheld (FTW001) form has to be submitted to SARS for the section 6quin rebate »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: A client in South Africa provides services to foreigners who visit South Africa. One of her...
24 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Section 6B rebate for disability expenditure »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I have a client whose child is hearing disabled.  The Dr completed the ITR-DD form an...
21 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS querying out of pocket medical expenses »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: We are receiving requests where SARS queries the amount paid out of pocket on the medical...
21 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
The next step where SARS has not responded to a Notice of Appeal »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: How long does SARS have to schedule a Notice of Appeal (NOA) meeting? I have a NOA that was...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Application for estate compliance letters »
Author: SARS Q: How do I apply for a TCC for a deceased estate? A: If you require a tax clearance certificate for...
15 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
SARS filing a revised assessment without taxpayer’s knowledge »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: I have a complaint regarding SARS’s conduct, and before I take the matter further, I would...
14 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deemed rate per kilometre in the calculation of the section 11(a) deduction for business travel »
Author: SAIT Technical Deemed rate per kilometre in the calculation of the section 11(a) deduction for business travel...
13 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Releasing of a company’s eFiling profile where the company has outstanding fees »
Author: SAIT Technical Releasing of a company’s eFiling profile where the company has outstanding fees with its exist...
13 October 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Printing of DTR02 and ITR12T before submission through eFiling »
Author: SAIT Technical Q: The new trust returns and DTR02 do not have a print option. We urgently need that as we do...
01 July 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
'File' button not available on e-filing »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 01/07/2014. Q: I ha...
01 July 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
What happens at SARS branches if tax practitioners do not attend booked appointments »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at 01/07/2014. Q:  We do understand...
10 April 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rumour that SARS will no longer allow additional IRP5s to be generated by employers »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/04/10. Q:  We have he...
31 March 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Additional VAT assessments raised without SARS requesting supporting documents »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/03/31. Q:  My fath...
28 March 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Withholding tax on interest: SARS forms »
Author: SAIT Technical The answer to this query is based on legislation as at   2014/03/28. Q:  What requi...

Displaying page 3 of 4
1  |  2  |  3  |  4

WHY REGISTER WITH SAIT?

Section 240A of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 (as amended) requires that all tax practitioners register with a recognized controlling body before 1 July 2013. It is a criminal offense to not register with both a recognized controlling body and SARS.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER

The Act requires that a minimum academic and practical requirments be set to register with a controlling body. Click here for the minimum requirements of SAIT.

Membership Management Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal